The table below looks at the statistics for ISO/IEC 12207 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO/IEC 12207 over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 12207
Rank 657 - 609
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 12207 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% - 0.002%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.078% - 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Median daily rate £305 - £351
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 - £351
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
5132 5401 5080
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.50% 9.48% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3264 3506 3096
Median daily rate £425 £425 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 204 196 207
Median hourly rate £28.00 £21.67 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.24% +8.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.37 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.50 £44.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +11.35%

ISO/IEC 12207
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 12207 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

ISO/IEC 12207 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ISO/IEC 12207
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 12207 within the UK.

ISO/IEC 12207 Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ISO/IEC 12207
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ISO/IEC 12207 within the UK.

ISO/IEC 12207 Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ISO/IEC 12207
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 12207 within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England - 3 £305 -
London - 2 £305 -
Uxbridge - 2 £305 -
Portsmouth - 1 £425 -
Hampshire - 1 £425 -
South East - 1 £425 -
Edinburgh - 1 £300 -
Scotland - 1 £300 -

ISO/IEC 12207
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ISO/IEC 12207 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for ISO/IEC 12207.

1 3 (75.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) JSF
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) DO-178B
2 2 (50.00%) SysML
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Ada
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (50.00%) MISRA C
2 2 (50.00%) MISRA
2 2 (50.00%) Software Audit
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Contact Management
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting

ISO/IEC 12207
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Product Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Product Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Software Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Software Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Software Product Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) JSF
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Software Audit
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) SysML
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Contact Management
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Ada
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) DO-178B
1 2 (50.00%) MISRA
1 2 (50.00%) MISRA C
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle